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The Pacific Crest Trail, A Hiker's Companion

PNW325
Karen Berger
Countryman Press
2014
320
1581572123
PAPER
Guidebook
4/21/2014
0
0
0
0
This is the guide for serious hikers, flushed with detailed accounts of each section of the trail, including recommendations for best day hikes and backpack excursions, as well as descriptions of local wildlife and stories of local history.
$19.95

Wild, From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

PNW326
Cheryl Strayed
Vintage Books
2013
315
0307476073
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
The dramatic and uplifting account of a young woman's lone trek through California and Oregon to the border of Washington state along the Pacific Crest Trail. Strayed's intrepid journey would challenge and frustrate but ultimately strengthen and heal the young hiker on a quest for self-reinvention.
$15.95

Myths and Legends of the Pacific Northwest

PNW17
Katharine Berry Judson
University of Nebraska Press
1997
204
0803275951
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
First collected in 1910, these age-old stories include revealing myths and creation narratives alongside noted geographical features of the territory. Presented with 52 photographs.
$16.95

My First Summer in the Sierra

CAL47
John Muir
Modern Library
2003
353
0812968654
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Muir's original account of a summer in Yosemite and surrounding High Sierras, based on his youthful notebooks of the summer of 1869.
$14.00

Columbia River Gorge Map

PNW251
National Geographic Maps
National Geographic Maps
2009
2
1566954738
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive recreational map for the Columbia River Gorge areas of Washington and Oregon.
$11.95

North Cascades National Park Map

PNW290
Trails Illustrated
Trails Illustrated
2009
1
1566953537
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Includes all of North Cascades National Park, Ross Lake National Recreation Area, and Lake Chelan National Recreation Area, with detailed trails and topographic information at a scale of 1:100,000. Two sides. 26 x 38. Printed on tear-resistant, paper-like recycled plastic.
$11.95

Pacific Crest Trail Wall Map

PNW332
National Geographic Maps
National Geographic Globes
2014
1
1597755826
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A decorative wall map of the Pacific Crest Trail produced in the hallmark National Geographic style. Boxed. Presented a scale of 1:1,700,000.
$16.99

America's Great Hiking Trails

USA563
Karen Berger
Rizzoli International
2014
336
0789327414
HARD COVER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This gorgeous presentation of America’s greatest hiking trails spans 49 states, 8 national parks and more than 50,000 miles of terrain. Each of the 40 featured trails is accompanied by descriptions, suggestions for hiking trips, a map and photo gallery. The lavish photographs are to the credit of Bart Smith, the only person to have hiked all 11 National Scenic Trails from end to end.
$50.00

Best Easy Day Hikes North Cascades

PNW288
Erik Molvar
Falcon Press
2009
86
0762741228
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A compact guidebook detailing light hike options varying from half-hour strolls to full-day adventures in the North Cascades.
$9.95

Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Oregon

PNW359
Eli Boschetto
Mountaineers
2016
352
1594858764
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Covering the Oregon section of the PCT, this full-color hiker's guide includes more than 200 photos, plus 40 maps and 39 elevation profiles. An excellent travel companion.
$24.95

Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: Washington

PNW360
Tami Asars
Mountaineers
2016
352
1594858748
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Covering the Washington section of the PCT, this full-color hiker's guide includes more than 200 photos, plus 40 maps and 39 elevation profiles. An excellent travel companion.
$24.95

John Muir Trail, The Essential Guide to Hiking America's Most Famous Trail

CAL345
Elizabeth Wenk
Wilderness
2014
304
0899977367
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
With planning information, points of interest, food resupplies, trailhead amenities and up-to-date details on permit regulations, this authoritative guide to the John Muir Trail is a useful companion for the 212-mile trek.
$18.95

Pacific Crest Trail: Oregon And Washington, From The California Border To The Canadian Border

PNW327
Jeffrey P. Schaffer
Wilderness
2004
349
0899973752
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
The third trail guide in the Pacific Crest Trail series, guiding hikers through Oregon and Washington state -- to the end of the line.
$24.95

The John Muir Trail, Trekking in the High Sierra of California

CAL370
Alan Castle
Cicerone
2015
224
1852847905
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Cicerone divides the 211-mile-long John Muir Trail into 21 manageable hikes, each finishing at a good camping area. Castle guides readers through Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks and beyond.
$24.95

The Pacific Crest Trail, A Long Distance Footpath Through California, Orgon and Washington

PNW333
Brian Johnson
Cicerone
2010
348
1852845880
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive guide to the 2,700 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail featuring step-by-step descriptions and over 160 colour route maps.
$24.95

The Pacific Crest Trail, Northern California

CAL349
Jeffrey P. Schaffer
Wilderness
2003
272
0899973175
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A companion to (Item CAL348), this guidebook assists hikers of the PCT from Tuolumne Meadows to the Oregon border.
$24.95

The Pacific Crest Trail, Southern California

CAL348
Jeffrey P. Schaffer
Wilderness
2003
272
0899973167
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive guide for hikers of the Pacific Crest trail, covering the trail from the Mexican border to Tuolumne Meadows (near San Francisco in the Sierra National Forest).
$24.95

Fifty Places to Hike Before You Die, Outdoor Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations

TVL510
Chris Santella
Stewart, Tabori & Chang
2010
224
158479853X
HARD COVER
Sport
0
0
0
0
Santella (Once in a Lifetime Trips) includes insider tips, color illustrations and concise descriptions of 50 hikes from the Lunana Snowman Trek in Bhutan to the Amalfi Coast.
$24.95

The Essential Lewis and Clark

PNW70
Landon Y. Jones (Editor), Meriwether Lewis, William Clark
HarperCollins
2002
224
0060011599
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
This compact book features selections from Lewis and Clark's journals focusing on natural history, people and landscapes of the West.
$13.99

Undaunted Courage, Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West

USW20
Stephen Ambrose
Touchstone
1997
528
0684826976
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
Ambrose recreates the high adventure and politics of late 18th-century America in this classic history, rich in details of Native American life, geography, flora and fauna.
$19.00

Challenge of the North Cascades

PNW292
Fred Beckey
Mountaineers
1996
292
0898864798
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
This mountaineering classic chronicles more than 30 years of Fred Beckey's adventures.
$17.95

Voyage of a Summer Sun

PNW39
Robin Cody
Oregon State University Press
2012
320
0870716611
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
In this sparkling account of adventure, encounters and, especially, of the Columbia River, Cody chronicles an 82-day voyage from source to sea, interweaving history and commentary with suspenseful tales of wind, weather, imposing dams, fearsome rapids, boulders and bears.
$19.95

Pacific Crest Trailside Reader: Oregon and Washington, Adventure, History, and Legend on the Long-Distance Trail

PNW328
Rees Hughes
Mountaineers
2011
385
1594855099
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This installment in the Trailside Reader series features excerpts of regional, boot-tested writing specific to hiking the Pacific Crest Trail through Oregon and Washington state.
$19.95

The Pacific Crest Trailside Reader, California, Adventure, History, and Legend on the Long-Distance Trail

CAL350
Rees Hughes
Mountaineers
2011
320
1594855080
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This installment in the Trailside Reader series features excerpts of regional, boot-tested writing specific to hiking the Pacific Crest Trail through California.
$19.95

A River Lost, The Life and Death of the Columbia

PNW25
Blaine Harden
W. W. Norton & Company
2012
288
0393342565
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
The single best introduction to the Pacific Northwest, Blaine Harden's superbly reported social and environmental history of the Columbia River combines interviews, anecdote and solid information.
$15.95

Assembling California

USW187
John McPhee
Noonday Press
1994
304
0374523932
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Another fine book on geology and natural history from John McPhee, this time in the company of scientist Eldridge Moores, on travels throughout California.
$17.00

Eruption, The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens

PNW347
Steve Olson
W. W. Norton & Company
2016
288
039324279X
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Interweaving history, science and personal accounts, award-winning writer Steve Olson presents the Mount. St. Helens disaster that was a turning point in the history of the Pacific Northwest.
$27.95

Geology of the North Cascades, A Mountain Mosaic

PNW293
R. W. Tabor
Mountaineers
1999
143
0898866235
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A definitive guide to the geology of the Cascades. Summarizes the history of the region and explains the geological processes that formed it. Also includes relief maps, photographs and many informative line illustrations.
$24.95

In Earshot of Water, Notes from the Columbia Plateau

PNW284
Paul Lindholdt
University of Iowa Press
2011
162
1587299844
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Lindholdt writes of life and history in the Pacific Northwest, including conservation on the Snake and Columbia rivers, in 14 deft essays.
$19.00

Sierra Nevada, The Naturalist's Companion

CAL46
Verna Johnston
University of California Press
2004
241
0520224884
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
This portrait of the Sierra Nevada has been a favorite among naturalists since first being published in 1970. Recently updated to reflect ecological research, it's a lyrical tour of the wildlife, plants and landscapes.
$29.95

The Good Rain

PNW11
Timothy Egan
Vintage Books
1991
254
0679734856
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A wonderfully readable portrait of the Pacific Northwest. The Seattle journalist travels along the Columbia River in the footsteps of 1853 visionary Theodore Winthrop, focusing on history, people and natural resources.
$16.95

The Restless Northwest, A Geological Story

PNW135
Hill Williams
Washington State University Press
2002
176
0874222508
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A popular geological history of the region by a native Washingtonian and former science writer for the Seattle Times. He divides the book between ancient and quaternary geology, explaining not only the formation of the varied terrain but also the ongoing geologic processes giving shape to the landscape.
$19.95

National Audubon Society Field Guide to California

CAL07
Peter Alden
Alfred Knopf
1998
448
0679446788
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A compact, easy-to-use guide to 1,000 California trees, wildflowers, mammals, insects, birds and other flora and fauna.
$22.95

National Audubon Society Field Guide to the Pacific Northwest

PNW50
Peter Alden
Alfred Knopf
1998
448
0679446796
FLEXI-BOUND
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A compact photographic guide to the wildflowers, trees, mosses, butterflies, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals of the Pacific Northwest.
$22.95

Pacific Northwest Wildflowers

PNW206
Damian Fagan
Falcon Press
2006
272
0762735724
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Includes over 300 commonly found wildflowers, with color photographs and detailed line drawings.
$24.95

Sierra Nevada Natural History

CAL53
Tracy I. Storer, Robert L. Usinger, David Lukas
University of California Press
2004
560
0520240960
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
An old-fashioned comprehensive guide to 750 species of mammals, plants, insects, fish, birds and amphibians throughout the Sierra Nevadas.
$29.95

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National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

FG09
Jon Dunn
National Geographic
2017
592
1426218354
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This guide is the veteran's choice for birding anywhere in the United States. Practical to use in the field, it has maps, illustrations and descriptions of the birds on facing pages.
$29.99

The Island Within

ALA17
Richard Nelson
Vintage Books
1991
284
067973239X
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
A beautifully written tribute to the Pacific Northwest. Drawn from the author's journals, this is an account of the natural and cultural history of an island in the waters of Haida Strait, with emphasis on the relationship between people and the land.
$17.00

Plants and Animals of the Pacific Northwest

PNW10
Eugene Kozloff
University of Washington Press
1978
264
029595597X
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A convenient single-volume introduction to the natural history of the Pacific Northwest. Divided by habitat, it covers plant life in detail with some information on associated invertebrates, reptiles, amphibians and a few mammals.
$35.00

Pacific Northwest Map

PNW12
Michelin Maps
Michelin Travel Publications
2014
1
2067190776
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This detailed, single-sided road map depicts the Pacific coast from Vancouver, BC south to Carson City, Nevada and inland as far as Boise, Idaho. Michelin also includes some travelers' info in sidebars. Scaled at: 1:1,267,200 (1in equals 20mi).
$6.95

Southwest British Columbia and Northern Washington Map

PNW21
Gem Trek Maps
Gem Trek
2007
1
1895526116
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Covering all Vancouver Island, this handy, full-color map covers the region from Seattle and the coast of British Columbia to the Columbia River in detail. Scaled at 1:840,000.
$5.95

Northwest Passage, The Great Columbia River

PNW26
William Dietrich
University of Washington Press
2016
450
0295999322
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A sweeping portrait of the Columbia, its history, nature and transformation from wild river to engineering marvel by a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for the Seattle Times.
$26.95

Lewis & Clark, An Illustrated History

PNW36
Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns
Alfred Knopf
1999
248
0375706526
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
The handsomely produced companion volume to Ken Burns' PBS documentary film, featuring essays and 150 illustrations, most in full color.
$29.95

Lewis and Clark Among the Indians

USW203
James P. Ronda
University of Nebraska Press
2002
310
0803289901
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Ronda, a historian at the University of Tulsa, focuses on the various tribes encountered by Lewis and Clark, their ethnography and leaders. Originally published in 1984, this edition celebrates the Lewis and Clark bicentennial.
$19.95

Pacific Northwest Map

PNW71
Borch Maps
Borch Maps
2012
2
3828302459
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This detailed, laminated map covers all of Washington, Oregon, Wyoming, Montana and Idaho (with large portions of Nevada, California and Colorado) at a scale of 1:300,000.
$9.95

Seattle Map

PNW104
Borch Maps
Borch Maps
2011
1
3866090439
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A laminated, folded map of Seattle at a scale of 1:10,000.
$8.95

Cataclysms on the Columbia

PNW115
John Allen, Marjorie Burns, Samuel C. Sargent
2009
221
1932010319
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
The tale of the early 20th-century discovery of the Bretz Floods, which created the Columbia River gorge and landscapes of the Pacific Northwest.
$24.95

Mount St. Helens, The Eruption and Recovery of a Volcano

PNW133
Rob Carson, Geff Hinds (Photographer)
Sasquatch Books
2015
160
1570619794
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A beautifully illustrated chronicle of the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens, with particular emphasis on the decades of recovery since the explosion.
$23.95

Eyewitness Guide Pacific Northwest

PNW151
Eyewitness Guides
DK Publishing
2017
344
1465457127
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This superb guide to Oregon, Washington and British Columbia features color photography, dozens of excellent local maps and a region-by-region synopsis of the area's attractions. Handsome, convenient and up-to-date, this is the guide to carry.
$25.00

Streetwise Portland Map

PNW164
Streetwise
2015
2
1886705518
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This laminated, accordion folded street map of Portland easily fits into a pocket. Scaled at 1:15,000. Double-sided. Folded size: 8.5 x 4 inches.
$6.95

Ten Little Indians

USA75
Sherman Alexie
Grove Press
2004
243
0802117449
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A splendid collection of nine stories, both hilarious and poignant, each a richly described window onto contemporary life, mostly on Indian reservations in the Pacific Northwest.
$24.00

Oregon Map

PNW166
Benchmark Maps
Marshall Cavendish
2015
2
0783499108
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A folded recreation map of Oregon at a scale of 1:800,000.
$7.95

Pacific Northwest Map

PNW186
Pittmon Maps
Pittmon Maps
2
0783406053
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A regional map of the Pacific Northwest at a scale of 1:2,000,000.
$3.95

Art of the Northwest Coast

PNW208
Aldona Jonaitis
University of Washington Press
2006
322
0295986360
PAPER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
A survey of Pacific Northwest art and artistic traditions from Puget Sound to Alaska, featuring thought-provoking essays by art historian Jonaitis along with 152 illustrations, 89 in color.
$26.95

The Laws Field Guide to the Sierra Nevada

CAL238
John Muir Laws
Heyday Books
2007
366
159714052X
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This impressively detailed, compact and comprehensive identification guide covers 1700 native species of trees, wildflowers, ferns, fungi, lichens, fish, reptiles, amphibians, birds, mammals and insects. Well organized for the field with 2,800 clear color illustrations and key features integrated on the page.
$25.00

On the River with Lewis and Clark

PNW225
Verne Huser
Texas A&M University Press
2004
224
1585443441
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Popular lecturer and a veteran river man himself, Huser conjures in vivid detail the planning, particulars and perilous journey of Lewis and Clark from the Ohio to the Columbia. With 46 black-and-white photographs and maps.
$17.95

Lewis and Clark Through Indian Eyes

PNW226
Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. (Editor)
Vintage Books
2007
124
1400077494
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
In nine absorbing essays, Native American scholars reflect on the impact of Lewis and Clark on the Indian nations they encountered, bringing the perspective of the Salish, Nez Perce and other groups to the bicentennial celebrations. Edited by the founding curator of the National Museum of the American Indian.
$15.00

The Lady in the Lake/the Little Sister/the Long Goodbye/Playback, The Little Sister ; The Long Goodbye ; Playback

CAL245
Raymond Chandler
Everyman's Library
2002
1024
0375415025
HARD COVER
Mystery
0
0
0
0
Chandler's thrilling tales, in an Everyman's Library edition.
$32.00

The National Parks, Our American Landscape

USA388
Ian Shive
2011
224
1608870219
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Beautifully presented in a 10 x 14 volume, these 200 sumptuous photographs by National Parks Association photographer Ian Shive, artfully organized by color and theme, celebrate the diversity of America's natural treaures.
$24.95

Wildlife of the Pacific Northwest

PNW274
David Moskowitz
Storey Publishing
2010
360
0881929492
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Covering 180 mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates of Washington, Oregon, northern California, Idaho, western Montana and British Columbia.
$27.95

Bretz's Flood

PNW276
John Soennichsen
Sasquatch Books
2009
289
1570616310
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Ridiculed at the time, geologist J. Harlen Bretz lived long enough to see his theory of the great prehistoric flood that raged across the Pacific Northwest during the last ice Age vindicated.
$16.95

Top Trails Lake Tahoe

CAL297
Mike White
Wilderness
2015
345
0899977774
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
The Tahoe Rim Trail, Pacific Crest, Desolation Wilderness and the backcountry around Lake Tahoe are all included in this excellent guide.
$18.95

Day Hiking North Cascades, Mount Baker/Mountain Loop Highway/San Juan Islands

PNW287
Craig Romano
Mountaineers
2008
356
1594850488
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This compact guide covers day hike options for the Bellingham area, Mount Baker, the Highway 20 corridor, North Cascades National Park, Winthrop and the Pasayten Wilderness area, parts of Glacier Peak Wilderness, and the Mountain Loop Highway.
$18.95

Moon Spotlight Washington's Northern Cascades Camping & Hiking

PNW286
Tom Stienstra
Avalon Travel Publishing
2010
205
1598805711
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This compact practical guide, with maps, covers where to go and what to do in the Washington State's North Cascades National Park.
$11.95

Selected Climbs in the Cascades

PNW291
Jim Nelson
Mountaineers
2003
317
0898867673
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Detailed, illustrated guide to 92 climbing routes in Washington's North Cascades National Park.
$26.95

Lonely Planet Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest

PNW294
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
480
1786573369
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This comprehensive practical guide includes local and regional color maps, a section of photographs and chapters on history, culture and attractions.
$24.99

Bridging a Great Divide, The Battle for the Columbia River Gorge

USW743
Kathie Durbin
Oregon State University Press
2013
312
0870717162
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive history of Oregon's Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, after it was created in 1986 by president Ronald Reagan. Durbin, an award-winning environmental journalist, chronicles how the area has been altered since its conception, using its story as a microcosm for the entire Pacific Northwest.
$21.95

Moon Oregon

PNW321
Judy Jewell
Avalon Travel Publishing
2016
650
1631212540
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide in the Moon series, packed not only with travel necessities (hotels, restaurants, sights), but also with a good overview of history and destinations throughout Oregon.
$21.99

Moon Pacific Northwest Camping, The Complete Guide to Tent and Rv Camping in Washington and Oregon

PNW323
Tom Stienstra
Avalon Travel Publishing
2014
816
161238773X
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide in the Moon series packed with helpful information geared toward the camper that highlights noteworthy campsites throughout the Pacific Northwest as well as helpful camping advice.
$24.99

Moon Washington Camping, The Complete Guide to Tent and Rv Camping

PNW324
Tom Stienstra
Avalon Travel Publishing
2014
448
1612387756
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide in the Moon series packed with helpful information geared toward the camper that highlights noteworthy campsites throughout Washington as well as helpful camping advice.
$19.99